In pursuance of the proposal by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Bangalore, the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) was established in Manbhum Mahavidyalaya on 3 march 2009.
The following text about the IQAC, MMV is taken mostly from the NAAC guideline.
The vision of IQAC, MMC is to ensure quality culture through institutionalizing and internalizing all the initiatives taken with internal and external support.
>> To develop a system for conscious, consistent and catalytic action to improve the academic and administrative performance of the college.
>> To promote measures for institutional functioning towards quality enhancement through internalization of quality culture and institutionalization of best practices.
IQAC, MMV is liable to evolve mechanisms and procedures for –
>> Ensuring timely, efficient and progressive performance of academic, administrative and financial tasks;
>> Relevant and quality academic/research programs;
>> Equitable access to and affordability of academic programs for various sections of society;
>> Optimization and integration of modern methods of teaching and learning;
>> The credibility of assessment and evaluation process;
>> Ensuring the adequacy, maintenance and proper allocation of support structure and services;
>> Sharing of research findings and networking with other institutions in India and abroad.
Functions of IQAC, MMV include:
>> Development and application of quality benchmarks;
>> Parameters for various academic and administrative activities of the college;
>> Facilitating the creation of a learner-centric environment conducive to quality education and faculty maturation to adopt the required knowledge and technology for participatory teaching and learning process;
>> Collection and analysis of feedback from all stakeholders on quality-related institutional processes;
>> Dissemination of information on various quality parameters to all stakeholders of the college;
>> Organization of inter- and intra-institutional workshops, seminars on quality related themes and promotion of quality circles;
>> Documentation of the various programs/activities leading to quality improvement;
>> Acting as a nodal agency of the college for coordinating quality-related activities, including adoption and dissemination of best practices;
>> Development and maintenance of institutional database through MIS for the purpose of maintaining/enhancing the institutional quality;
>> Periodical conduct of Academic and Administrative Audit and its follow-up;
>> Preparation and submission of the Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) as per guidelines and parameters of NAAC.
IQAC, MMV is supposed to facilitate/contribute to –
>> Ensure clarity and focus in institutional functioning towards quality enhancement;
>> Ensure internalization of the quality culture;
>> Ensure enhancement and coordination among various activities of the college and institutionalize all good practices;
>> Provide a sound basis for decision-making to improve institutional functioning;
>> Act as a dynamic system for quality changes in the college;
>> Build an organised methodology of documentation and internal communication.